Capital Public Radio music hosts and special guests discuss and feature new and noteworthy recordings and music events on Insight with Beth Ruyak. Look for a new post every Thursday.
Hey, Listen! Host Shares His Halloween Party Picks31/10/2019
Hey, Listen! Host, Nick Brunner, offers a starter set for your Halloween playlist. It include humble, hallowed suggestions for your weekend party to help go beyond "The Monster Mash."
Sound Advice: CapRadio Jazz Host Gary Vercelli Previews New Jazz Releases17/10/2019
CapRadio’s Gary Vercelli shares four new releases for jazz fans: tracks from Jimmy Cobb, Mark Winkler, Sara Gazarek and Steve Kahn.
Sound Advice: Ninth Annual Davis Music Fest20/06/2019
Davis Live Music Collective executive director Kyle Monhollen joins with a preview of the artists performing this weekend at Davis Music Fest 9 in this week’s Sound Advice.
Sound Advice: New Releases By Top Female Jazz Vocalists13/06/2019
CapRadio’s Jazz Music Director Gary Vercelli highlights notable new releases by today’s top female jazz vocalists, including Calabria Foti, Tierney Sutton, Mary Stallings, and Nicki Parrott.
Meet CapRadio's New Heavy Metal-Loving Midday Classical Music Host30/05/2019
We meet CapRadio’s new midday classical host, Jennifer Reason. She talks with Morning Classical host Kevin Doherty about her roots, martial arts, her love of the outdoors and her favorite music.
Sound Advice: Sad Songs And Surprising Turns09/05/2019
Nick Brunner the host of CapRadio’s modern music discovery show Hey, Listen! is with us this week to talk sad songs, surprising turns and local artists.
Sound Advice: Kevin Doherty Brings Us The Sound Of Notre Dame's Organ And More18/04/2019
Morning Classical host Kevin Doherty shares what’s new and noteworthy in the world of classical music.
Sound Advice: Nick Brunner Brings Vocal Locals11/04/2019
From frantic to fancy Nick Brunner shares new songs from Drug Apts., Las Pulgas, and Michael and the Machines. We look back on the first ever in-studio performance from Sea of Bees who headlines our Second Saturday art showcase this weekend.
Sound Advice: Hey, Listen! Closes Out FeBRUary28/02/2019
Hey, Listen! Host Nick Brunner closes out the month with feBRUary, the newest release from Sacramento rapper Bru Lei. Also get introduced to the latest cuts by Y La Bamba and Royal Canoe.
Sound Advice On Upcoming Classical Concerts With Jeff Hudson21/02/2019
CapRadio arts reporter Jeff Hudson previews upcoming classical concerts in this week’s Sound Advice.